Roman Mars of 99% Invisible and writer Daniel Alarcón, the host and executive producer of Radio Ambulante, tell the story of a poet who changes Santiago, Chile, with building poems.
Studs Terkel spoke with the legendary dancer Dame Margot Fonteyn.
Phoebe Judge retraces a 50-year-old murder spree with photographer Christian Patterson.
High-tech archivist Mike Toth, a real life Indiana Jones, tells Dick how he helped monks in Egypt.
Dick speaks with Justin Torres, author of We The Animals, about his inspiration: Dorothy Allison.
Dicks speaks with Thomas Steinbeck about how a Texas judge used Lennie, a character from John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men, to measure mental ability in a death penalty case.
A London woman rents her garden to those in need of a place to stay during the Olympics.
Dick speaks with pianist and composer Frank Glazer, who at 97 still spreads his fingers across the keys and plans to do it for years to come.
Basque sheepherders talk about their cooking traditions.
Angela Walters talks to Dick about the photos she found scattered after the tornado, and the archive she started.
A reading from Ray Bardbury's fictional short story about humans colonizing Mars.
WBEZ and the Center for Public Integrity investigate the case of Carlos Centeno, a worker who was burned by water and chemicals at a factory.
Guest host Sean Cole speaks with novelist T. Geronimo Johnson about his sprawling debut "Hold It ’Til It Hurts."
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